Taking Action & Building Community. Bill C-51, Zoo Protest, and Vancouver Island Vegan Association

April 10, 2015
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Why should animal defenders care about the proposed anti-terrorism bill (C-51)? We speak with a concerned citizen about her views on the matter. We also welcome the Vancouver Island Vegan Association to the west coast scene, and hear clips from last week's protest at the Greater Vancouver Zoo.

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Captive Animals: Exotic “pets”, and the Greater Vancouver Zoo

April 3, 2015
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The Greater Vancouver Zoo protest organizers chat about all the problems that zoos create, and contribute to, and why action against the captivity is important. David Isbister speaks about exotic "pet" trade.

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The Meatout Show: Paul Shapiro, HSUS, and Going Vegan and Staying Vegan: Overcoming the Barriers

March 20, 2015
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The Meatout Show: protesting the violence at Vancouver Fashion Week; a feature interview with Paul Shapiro, Vice President of Farm Animal Protection of the Humane Society of the United States, on trends in going meat-free; and Going Vegan and Staying Vegan: Overcoming the Barriers.

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Save the Dolphins and the Seals: Taking Action Against the Slaughter in Peru and Canada

March 13, 2015
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Discussing the Vancouver Aquarium's priorities when it comes to conservation; an interview with Stefan Austermühle of Mundo Azul on the Illegal Peruvian Dolphin Slaughter; a feature interview with Sheryl Fink of IFAW on the Canadian seal hunt; and a Tribute to Sam Simon.

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Open Rescue and Respecting Women in Activist Communities

March 6, 2015
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We speak with Wayne Hsuing about the recent open rescue that he was involved with from a Whole Foods egg supplier. We also share an interview with Ashley Maier on sexual assault in activist communities, as well as the connections between feminism and animal rights.

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Activist Profile: Elaine Hendrix, & How to Speak to People About Fur

February 20, 2015
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Linking the yoga community with the animal rights community in love and compassion; How to Speak to People About Fur; and an Activist Profile of animal advocate and actress Elaine Hendrix.

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The B.C. Wolf Cull, and The Inherent Cruelties (and Politics) of Foie Gras

January 30, 2015
The B.C. Wolf Cull, and The Inherent Cruelties (and Politics) of Foie Gras

Vegan consumerism vs. animal liberation; an interview with Pacific Wild's Ian McAllister on the B.C. wolf cull; and a feature interview with Compassion Over Killing's Liz Hallinan on the cruelties and politics of foie gras.

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